NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The Pelham Art Center is hosting a public lecture with Titia Hulst and Matthew Cluxton "Living with Art: Insights into Art Collecting". This professional lecture will discuss the meaning and joys of collecting art.
Local collector, art historian and published author Titia Hulst will be discussing her journey of collecting art. Hulst recently published "A History of the Western Art Market: A Sourcebook of Writings on Artists, Dealers, and Markets".
PELHAM, NY -- Discover exciting workshops at the Pelham Art Center! The month of December will focus entirely on workshops for adults, teens and families. Interested in casting, printmaking, knitting, jewelry making? Want to make something unique for the holidays with the family; like a new handmade ornament, pop up card, centerpiece or gingerbread house? These workshops are perfect for busy people who can’t commit to a semester but want to try something new with art. Come create with us at the Art Center.
WHITE PLAINS, NY -- AJC is urging the the Westchester/Fairfield Jewish community, as well as civic and religious leaders, to flock to synagogues on Friday night and Saturday, November 2-3. The #ShowUpForShabbat initiative was launched by AJC after the horrific attack at Tree of Life Or L’Simcha Congregation in Pittsburgh, which left 11 Jewish worshipers dead and another six people wounded.
WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Golfers who are currently enrolled in the E-Z Reserve weekend tee-time reservation program for Westchester County courses can book the same tee time/day for the 2019 season, Thursday, Nov.1, through Friday, Nov. 30.
E-Z Reserve enables golfers with a valid Westchester County Park Pass to book a starting tee time on weekends for a series of weeks at their choice of the six courses.
If an existing holder is not interested in keeping the specific time and day, the time will be made available to all golfers in December.
WHITE PLAINS, NY --
Artist/Performer: TAYLOR 2
Date: Saturday, November 17
Location: Hankin Academic Arts Building at Westchester Community College – Academic Arts Theatre
75 Grasslands Road
Valhalla, NY 10595
Phone Number: 914-606-6262
Ticket Price: $24 (General Admission), $22 (non WCC Students/Seniors/Fac-Staff), $18 (Children Under 13)
WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Geoffrey S. Berman, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York announced today that DAVID OHNMACHT, a registered sex offender, was sentenced to 390 months in prison for enticing a 14-year-old girl via Instagram to engage in sexual conduct and for engaging in this criminal conduct while a registered sex offender. OHNMACT manipulated the girl into taking sexually-explicit images of herself and sending them to him online. OHNMACHT pled guilty on September 3, 2014, before U.S. District Judge Nelson Roman, who imposed today’s sentence.
NEW ROCHELLE, NY -- The New Rochelle Board of Education will pay former Schools Superintendent Dr. Brian Osborne a total of $252,205.28 in severance payments under an agreement signed and announced on October 2nd. In addition, Osborne will be eligible for medical insurance reimbursement for him and his family.
WHITE PLAINS, NY -- Eric Lee, 26, of Mount Vernon pleaded guilty to Murder in the First Degree in the death of Trevon Boswell and seven other charges in connection with a twelve-hour violent crime spree that began May 21, 2017. The series of violent robberies spanned several jurisdictions including Mount Vernon, New Rochelle and Yonkers in Westchester County as well as parts of the Bronx. Sentencing is scheduled for Dec. 18, 2018.
Lee and four co-defendants were arraigned on a 50-count indictment in July 2017.